Talk: 'Forty Years After: Politics and Society in Chile and Latin America'
Thursday, 21 February 2013 from 17:30 to 19:00 (GMT)
London, United Kingdom
UCL - Institute of the Americas is honored to host Prof Manuel Antonio Garretón to deliver this talk.
Prof Garreton is a prominent Chilean sociologist and political scientist and Professor in the Faculty of Social Sciences at the Universidad de Chile. He is currently the holder of the prestigious Simon Bolívar Chair at the University of Cambridge.
In this talk, Professor Garretón will discuss the 1973 coup in Chile and the sociopolitical processes that that country experienced in the aftermath of the coup from the perspective offered by current political and social developments in Chile and Latin America.
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UCL - Institute of the Americas
co-ordinating teaching and research on the Western Hemisphere. Its
wide coverage of the Americas includes the United States and Latin
America, the Caribbean and Canada, offering an opportunity to acquire
in-depth and multi-disciplinary knowledge of the Americas that is
unique in Europe.